Elizabeth Bishop

(8 February 1911 – 6 October 1979 / Worcester, Massachusetts)

Poems of Elizabeth Bishop

1. A Miracle for Breakfast 1/3/2003
2. A Prodigal 1/3/2003
3. A Summer’s Dream 4/7/2010
4. Anaphora 1/3/2003
5. Argument 1/3/2003
6. Arrival At Santos 1/13/2003
7. At the Fishhouses 1/3/2003
8. Cape Breton 1/13/2003
9. Casabianca 1/3/2003
10. Chemin De Fer 1/13/2003
11. Cirque D'Hiver 1/13/2003
12. Conversation 1/13/2003
13. Exchanging Hats 1/13/2003
14. Filling Station 1/3/2003
15. First Death In Nova Scotia 1/3/2003
16. Five Flights Up 1/3/2003
17. Florida 1/13/2003
18. Giant Snail 1/13/2003
19. Giant Toad 1/13/2003
20. I Am in Need of Music 1/3/2003

Argument

Days that cannot bring you near
or will not,
Distance trying to appear
something more obstinate,
argue argue argue with me
endlessly
neither proving you less wanted nor less dear.

Distance: Remember all that land

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